French: Fulvetta de Ludlow German: Braunohr-Grasmücke Spanish: Fulveta de Ludlow
Other common names:
Sakden, eastern Bhutan
E Bhutan, NE India (Arunachal Pradesh) and adjacent S China (SE Xizang) and N Myanmar.
11·5 cm. Small neat fulvetta, plumage in soft browns above, with distinctive streaking on throat and breast. Forehead, crown, ear-coverts and nape are rufescent-... read more
Songs include a high thin sibilant “see-see-spir’r’r”, first 2 notes clear, ending a short, lower,... read more
Low bushes and bamboo stands in rhododendron forest. In Bhutan at 3000–4000 m in summer and... read more
Food and feeding
No information on diet; presumably small invertebrates and some vegetable matter. Found in pairs or small parties, often in association... read more
Occupies breeding elevations May–Sept in Bhutan. No further information.
Resident; some clear seasonal altitudinal displacements, at least in Bhutan.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Eastern Himalayas EBA. Uncommon in E Bhutan; locally fairly common in India, where present in and/or near... read more
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